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Choose the cold less travelled

“I’m ready” I said out loud, hoping the sound of my own voice would convince me this was true.

The first step into the future and past consisted of a visit to Cafe Nero. 571 more words



Steps were heavy

Growing heavier

Taking more effort

Making her slower

A shaking began

More of a tremor

With each footfall

Was a tidal wave… 29 more words


The debate with mother.....

(Reading time 4 mins)

It’s there, it’s happening, that point everyone gets to with aging parents, trying to reason sense with them on how the world and ideology changed.  603 more words

The pointlessness of growing old when you've no one to grow old with / for 

I realize that my opinions on life and death differ widely from the ‘norm’. As much as I want to conform to the norm, this is one topic in which I cannot. 176 more words

Transgender & Mental Health Issues

That Smell

There’s a particular smell that old people have. I’m not quite sure what it is. Equal parts perspiration and decay maybe, with a little ‘White Diamonds’ spritzed on the wrists. 496 more words


When I Grow Up

I want to be like my mother-in-law. Eight years after serious heart surgery… Look at her go!

That was her first time playing in a while. 31 more words


WATCH: Despicable Woman Viciously Insults Elderly Lady On Bus

For the first time ever, somebody in Canada was extremely hostile and rude. Watch a despicable woman repeatedly insult an elderly lady on a Toronto bus. 191 more words